In the CLASSroom – Guest Post (& GIVEAWAY!)

Hi crafty peeps! I am BEYOND excited today as I have something thrilling to share. I am guest posting on Ellen Hutson in the CLASSroom today!! If you don’t know who Ellen Hutson is, she is the owner of Ellenhutson.com one of the premiere online stores for paper-crafting, mixed media, art supplies…and more!

I am sharing a mixed media piece AND a step-by step tutorial over on the CLASSroom today. This piece is filled with so much prettiness. A Bloom Girl, two colors of Texture Paste, beautiful Basic Greys papers, flowers, Gelatos®, and a super lovely quote to inspire you.

Here’s a peek!

LisaAdametz-ColorfulSoul-BlogPeekIsn’t even the sneak peek dreamy? I am so completely in love with using Art GRIP® Aquarelle watercolor pencils with Jamie’s Bloom Girl stamps. They are a match made in heaven.

But wait! There’s MORE!! Ellen is sooo generous! To celebrate my inaugural guest post on the CLASSroom she has generously offered up a GIVEAWAY for all of my readers!! Isn’t that fabulous?

Lisa Adametz Blog Candy

Included in this giveaway: Bloom Girl Sophie Stamp; Basic Grey Aurora, 6 x 6″ Paper Pad; Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft® Gel Medium; PITT Artist Pens, Set of 4, Black; Art GRIP® Aquarelle Watercolor Pencils Neutral Set; Gelatos® Metallic Set.

The giveaway is open from the time of this posting until midnight PST February 18th. I will do random selection at that time and the winner will be announced and notified on February 19th. (The giveaway is open to ALL, one comment per person please.)

Thanks SO much for joining me on this super exciting day, don’t forget to comment, AND to stop by the CLASSroom to see the full project.  (All of the products will be listed on the CLASSroom, as well. )

59 Responses to 'In the CLASSroom – Guest Post (& GIVEAWAY!)'

  1. Kai Ramos says:

    I always admire your work! It gives me courage little by little to try mixed media. This project is so colorful. So thankful to have found you early this year!

  2. SueF says:

    Beautiful art as always my talented friend!

  3. Bernadette says:

    Gorgeous work of art, Lisa! The instructions are great! I admit, though, This is an art form I am a bit timid to try at this moment. However, the more I read up on this technique, the better it will become familiar to me! The only item I have in my possession from this generous giveaway is the gel medium. It would be fabulous to win the rest! Congratulations on your “first” appearance in the CLASSroom! You’ve done a great job!

  4. Angela Bolton says:

    What a beautiful piece, thanks for sharing on the classroom for us all to enjoy!

  5. Lucy Evans says:

    This is such a beautiful canvas!
    I love the colors you chose :-)
    Congrats on your Guest designer spot!

  6. Faith says:

    New Here… Hello… Beautiful, Beautiful Canvas… Thank You for sharing and introducing me to these stamps….

  7. Susan says:

    Pretty girl canvas and lovely talent that created it. Thanks for sharing, Tis beautiful.

  8. Rubeena says:

    this is gorgeous!!!!! wow!!!!!! <3

  9. Ruth G says:

    Love your use of patterned paper and stencils. Very nice!

  10. maureenchandler says:

    What a beautiful work of art – thank you so much for sharing all the steps to create it! It is great to have found your blog too – you have a wonderful talent and I am looking forward to seeing more and more!

  11. Nancy L. says:

    So pretty! Never tried mixed media, but it looks like so much fun!

  12. Terry says:

    I’ve been following your blog for awhile now and love all you do and share. The Classroom step by step today is wonderful – the quote did it for me!

  13. Hi, Lisa! So nice to “meet” you via Ellen’s Classroom. I love your canvas and enjoyed seeing the step by step of how you created it! The colors are gorgeous and that Bloom Girl is so beautiful.

  14. Randa says:

    As always, beautiful art. I just wanted to tell you I’m so happy for you. You knew what you wanted to do, and you’ve DONE it. Despite any obstacles that were thrown in front of you, you stuck to your plan. I hope you are truly happy & continue to blossom. The art world needs you.

  15. Natalie says:

    Love how you incorporate so many different elements into one piece and they all come together.

  16. Sue D says:

    Thanks for sharing your beautiful canvas at Ellen’s Classroom. It was nice seeing step by step how it came together.
    slrdowney at hotmail dot com

  17. Iris Soscia says:

    Such a lovely canvas. Lovely prize too.
    isoscia at aol dot com

  18. MelissaBG says:

    Thanks so much for sharing your talent with us. I’m excited to see how it was done!

  19. Bobbie Bluegill says:

    What beautiful faces waiting for embellishment.

  20. Carisa says:

    Congrats, missy – you rock! Off to check out the classroom!! I know I’m about to be blown away. :D

  21. Beautiful work! Love Bloomgirls. Thanks for the chance to win such an awesome prize.

  22. Denise Bryant says:

    Congrats, Lisa! Your peek is gorgeous! Off to the CLASSroom! I love Ellen’s site and her awesome store! Have ordered through her shop several times!

  23. Ausra says:

    My girlfriend recently introduced me to mixed media art. She is very talented and I would love to win this for her (her name is Lisa)

  24. Karen L. says:

    I have recently tried my hand at mixed media. I need all the help I can get, especially with coloring skin tones and hair. Thank you for the inspiration.

  25. Jean Bullock says:

    Marvelous sneak peek. Going over to see it now.

  26. Debbie says:

    I’ve never tried the mixed media but loved the sneak peek!

  27. conil says:

    Saw your work at Ellen’s Classroom, the strolled through your blog. Geez, girl, you are seriously talented. Fantastic use of color & textures. Wow!

  28. Diana Barnett says:

    Beautiful! Your instructions are extremely helpful. I’m so glad I checked this out and will definitely give these techniques a try. I want to be a “Bloom” girl, too.

  29. Amy C. says:

    Congrats on your guest post! Your project is fabulous!

  30. Laura Holt says:

    I would love to win this assortment – lots of new things to play with ! Thank you for hosting this drawing………..

  31. OMGoodness! LISA!!! Ellen Hutson! SO proud of you, your gorgeous art, your incredible talent. Congratulations and thanks for the chance to win!

  32. glo1424 says:

    That is so beautiful! Thank you for sharing :)

  33. lisascreativeniche says:

    I love the colors on her! Just beautiful!!!

  34. Robyn Trimble says:

    Beautiful work. Thanks for sharing and thanks for the generous giveaway . I Love Faber- Castell products, especially Gelatos.

  35. Heather Bridson says:

    Love your work! I haven’t tried the gelatos yet, so I’m hoping I win so I can try them! :)

  36. Love your piece of art! TFS

  37. Congratulations Lisa!!!! I’m so excited for you!! Excited to see you in the Classroom of my favorite supplier!! Your piece is just beautiful!!!! I love it!!! and I love you!!!! <3

  38. Carol Mc says:

    I saw your tutorial over in the Classroom. Your canvas is absolutely gorgeous. Thank you for the
    tutorial and the inspiration.

  39. Congrats on the guest design slot! They are very lucky to have such a talented artist! Your project was absolute inky perfection. Love the tissue paper background. Such a cool technique!

  40. karenladd says:

    You will be an awesome addition to the design team and I’m so impressed with these gorgeous piece! Beautiful colors and image!

  41. shartl says:

    Congrats to you for your design team slot and thank you for the beautiful card ideas! I don’t do multi media canvases but I love seeing your beautiful art!!

  42. Pat says:

    Good Morning
    I love looking at your art which inspires me
    Pat x

  43. Marilyn Peter says:

    THANK YOU so much for this wonderful tutorial!!! I have only just purchased some Mixed media products and one of the Bloom Girl stamps yesterday for my Grand-daughter who has never done any sort of this art before (neither have I, we are going to learn together), she has a few problems at home and she spends a lot of time with me. She is interested in art and drawing and I thought this sort of funky (her expression) art would suit her! I have a lot of scrapbooking products (but none of the products you have used), we are going to dive into the world of Mixed media together head first!! Your tutorial is just what we needed! Gorgeous work!

  44. Carol Held says:

    This is amazingly beautiful! Your generousity, plays right into your quote! Thanks to both you, and EllenI learned so much by viewing this canvas process!

  45. Donna says:

    Beautiful! Thank you for sharing your talent.

  46. Amy R says:

    Swooning over your gorgeous project and tutorial! Thanks for the inspiration! I can’t wait to get into some mixed media fun!!

  47. karenajo says:

    Thanks for sharing in the Classroom – a beautiful mixed media piece – love the colors !!!

  48. Karen Andrews says:

    Lisa…thank you so much for sharing your talent. I am interested in doing some mixed media artwork and these stamps and Gelatos look amazing.

  49. Cynthia Scott Moore says:

    It was my new years resolution to begin my art journal. Your mixed media project is such an inspiration! Love your work.

  50. Christy Q says:

    Such a fabulous tutorial, Lisa! I so appreciate it whenever anyone takes the time to break down something step by step – especially when it is something that is completely new and “artsy” to me. Your project is amazing and I love how you layered different media together to create something that looks so seamless!

  51. Eileen M says:

    Wow, that is a gorgeous piece of art! I hope some day to try mixed media, but that’s a few years off, due to over commitment in many areas of life. Thanks for sharing!

  52. Lisa, thank you for the step by step tutorial on the CLASSroom blog post. I am so new and wanna try mixed media :) Your post is very helpful! Crossing my fingers and would love to win this pack :D THANK YOU SO MUCH!

  53. terriavidreader says:

    You are such a talent, but I’m not sure this is for me. I’m stuck in a rut probably, but my thing is just cards, and very simple ones usually.
    Never hurts to stop by and see something totally different!

  54. Pat says:

    Thank you for sharing your lovely piece of art
    Pat x

  55. lewistruth says:

    Thanks so much for sharing all the great technique tips!!

  56. vicdd says:

    thanks for sharing
    and thank for the chance to win

  57. grandmabelle07 says:

    I enjoyed your artwork with the Bloom girl but more important is the advice that you offered. Basically, to stop “sweating” our art. I get so wrapped up on how it looks and have to be reminded it only has to be liked by me. I am not doing the art for approval but for my own personal enjoyment. I have the bloom girl stamp and do want to try your techniques. Thanks for the opportunity to win some goodies!

  58. Josie Lombardi says:

    What a truly wonderful piece. I truly enjoyed learning the techniques and also the chance to win. Thanks for your generousity.

  59. Renee V. says:

    Beautiful piece!! Is the giveaway still open? Thought it was through midnight tonight

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